He disclosed this when he was presented at Camp Nou and was made public on the club’s verified Twitter handle.
“I’m very excited. I’ll give everything to succeed here,” Xavi said.
Barcelona had confirmed Xavi as their new manager on Friday.
Xavi signed a two-and-half-year deal, with Barcelona after saying his goodbyes to the Qatari side, Al-Sadd.
The Barcelona legend replaces Ronald Koeman, who was sacked due to the club’s poor form.